Christoph Birner joined CMS Reich-Rohrwig Hainz in May 2019 as an associate, primarily in the Banking & Finance and Corporate/M&A practice areas. He advises international companies and banks on corporate and financing transactions. He previously supported the CMS transaction team as a legal trainee.
In 2018, he completed his law studies at the Vienna University of Economics and Business, where he also graduated in business administration within the minimum period of study. His legal studies included a semester abroad at the Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi in Milan. He gained additional overseas experience by participating in summer university programmes at the internationally renowned Faculty of Law, University of Oxford and Harvard Law School.
He has gained a wide range of professional experience during internships in law and in the private sector. He completed his legal practice at the Vienna Commercial Court and other courts under the aegis of the Vienna Higher Regional Court.
2018 – Master’s in Commercial Law, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2016 – Bachelor’s in Commercial Law, Vienna University of Economics and Business
2016 – Bachelor’s in Business Administration, Vienna University of Economics and Business